The table below looks at the statistics for PABX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PABX over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Private Automatic Branch Exchange
Rank 573 540 548
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +8
Contract jobs citing PABX 6 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.033% 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.078% 0.24% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 10
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£300 £230 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% +8.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £218 £275 £180
% change year-on-year
-20.90% +52.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £39.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7736 6573 8236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.66% 13.62% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4361 3677 3831
Average daily rate £370 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 429 376 645
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -

PABX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PABX across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

PABX Jobs Demand Trend in England

PABX
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PABX across the England region.

PABX Daily Rate Trend in England

PABX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PABX across the England region.

PABX Hourly Rate Trend in England

PABX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PABX within the England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 3 £300 +37.61% 4
East of England -18 1 - -
South East - 1 £300 - 1
West Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
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PABX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PABX also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PABX.

1 9 (42.86%) VoIP
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) CCNA
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
4 6 (28.57%) Windows
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 6 (28.57%) LAN
5 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
5 5 (23.81%) Citrix
5 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
6 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 4 (19.05%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) XenApp
6 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
6 4 (19.05%) SLA
6 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
6 4 (19.05%) ISDN
7 3 (14.29%) PSTN
7 3 (14.29%) VPN
7 3 (14.29%) DNS
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) HP
7 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
7 3 (14.29%) Internet
7 3 (14.29%) SAN
7 3 (14.29%) H.323
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System

PABX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing PABX also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PABX. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
3 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) VoIP
2 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 6 (28.57%) LAN
3 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
3 4 (19.05%) ISDN
4 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 3 (14.29%) DNS
4 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 3 (14.29%) H.323
4 3 (14.29%) Firewall
4 3 (14.29%) PSTN
4 3 (14.29%) DHCP
5 2 (9.52%) Unified Communications
5 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (4.76%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) Softswitch
6 1 (4.76%) DMS-100
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 2 (9.52%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
3 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Handset
4 1 (4.76%) IVR
4 1 (4.76%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (9.52%) Service Management
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Migration
2 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
2 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 1 (4.76%) Supplier Management
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Network Management
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) ITSM
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) CCNA
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (4.76%) HND
4 1 (4.76%) MCSE
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) SLA
2 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) Avaya
6 2 (9.52%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.76%) Nimsoft
7 1 (4.76%) Verint
7 1 (4.76%) SAP
7 1 (4.76%) Remedy
7 1 (4.76%) BT
7 1 (4.76%) Mitel
7 1 (4.76%) CA
7 1 (4.76%) Siemens
7 1 (4.76%) Lotus
7 1 (4.76%) Nortel
7 1 (4.76%) IBM